Petersfield will be one of the first rural places in England to get full fibre broadband across the whole town.

Telecoms infrastructure company Openreach has earmarked our town to receive the upgrade, with work starting within the next three months.

Connie Dixon of Openreach says we got bumped up the list because many of their engineers live in this area.

She is speaking to Shine Radio’s Stephen Martin.

You can check if your home or business will be covered by the new full fibre network at – this is the area being upgraded.

The area to benefit from full fibre broadband this year